Arclightz & Films Pvt. Ltd.
Anand Bakshi, Gulzar
Alka Yagnik, Hema Sardesai, Sunidhi Chauhan, K. S. Chithra, Shaan, Abhijeet Bhattacharya, Suneeta Rao
Release Date: 26 October 2001
BOX OFFICE COLLECTION - ₹11,54,00,000
Run Time: 2 Hours and 51 Minutes | 171 Mins
This is Asoka’s story, the greatest warrior of India.
In India, in approximately 260 BC withinside the Empire of Magadhi, Prince Asoka (Shah Rukh Khan) survives many betrayals of his brothers, led by the evil Susima (Ajit Kumar), who desires to kill him to inherit the throne.
His mom orders Asoka to go away to Magadha, and even as he is traveling, he meets Princess Kaurwaki (Kareena Kapoor) and her brother, Prince Aryan (Sooraj Balaji) from Kalinga, who’re undercover and guarded through General Bheema (Rahul Dev).
Asoka and Kaurwaki fall in love with every other, however, Asoka’s mom calls him again to Magadha. When he returns, he does now no longer locate Kaurwaki, who became attacked by traitors of Kalinga.
When Asoka’s mom is killed by a person of Susima, Asoka becomes mad and on the way to avenging his mom’s death, he kills all his evil brothers however Sugatra, who escapes to Kalinga.
Asoka decides to triumph over Kalinga, however, withinside the end, he concludes that he has now no longer constructed an empire, however, conquered the simplest corpses, and destroyed everything, and he makes a decision to unfold love and preaches Buddhism. This was all about the film.